UNC Asheville vs Winthrop Final: 69-56 - Recap

UNC Asheville grabbed a 69-56 win over Winthrop on Wednesday, behind a 21-point effort from Keith Hornsby at Kimmel Arena.

UNC Asheville got 20 points from Jeremy Atkinson and another 11 points from Jon Nwannunu. Keith Hornsby contributed 4 assists, while D.J. Cunningham cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Winthrop got 15 points from Derrick Henry in a losing cause and another 11 points from Larry Brown. Reggie King contributed 6 assists for them, while Larry Brown had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Winthrop were victorious, as the score was 28-27 at the break.

UNC Asheville won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-34.